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Margaret K. Hostetter, M.D.

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2002 - Autumn


Margaret K. Hostetter, M.D., professor of pediatrics and microbial pathogenesis, was named the 30th annual Maxwell Finland Lecturer of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, its highest honor for a career in the field of microbial pathogenesis. The lecture, titled Why Candida Kills You, and the award were presented in San Francisco. Dorothy M. Horstmann, M.D., a former Yale faculty member, was the 1977 award winner. Hostetter is chair of the Department of Pediatrics.